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File:Professor E.A. Westermarck, c1930s.jpg|thumb|Portrait of Westermarck. '''Edvard Alexander Westermarck''' (20 November 1862 – 3 September 1939) was a Finland|Finnish philosopher and sociologist. Among other subjects, he studied exogamy and the incest taboo. The phenomenon of reverse sexual imprinting is when two people live in close domestic proximity during the first few years in the life of either one, and both become desensitised to sexual attraction, now known as the Westermarck effect, was first formally described by him in his book ''The History of Human Marriage'' (1891). He has been described as "first Darwinian sociologist" or "the first sociobiology|sociobiologist".Sanderson, SK. "REFORMING THEORETICAL WORK IN SOCIOLOGY: A DETAILED REPLY TO MY CRITICS" He helped found academic sociology in the United Kingdom, becoming the first professor of sociology (with...
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